Renault calls for that FIA shall strip Racing Level’s all factors amassed in the course of the disputed races, making it a good punishment for them.
Renault’s managing director and staff principal Cyril Abiteboul says Racing Level shall be stripped from all of the factors they’ve earned in disputed races this season.
“We had been anticipating a constant sanction with different sanctions that we’ve seen up to now, the latest level being the one which we accepted final yr after Suzuka, after we had been present in breach of the sporting rules and never the technical rules, and excluded from that occasion and due to this fact shedding all our factors,” he stated.
“There was no low cost for Renault so I don’t know why there needs to be a reduction for Racing Level. It needs to be all of the factors of the occasions that we’ve protested.”
Abiteboul additionally queried why the stewards have allowed Racing Level to proceed utilizing the disputed brake ducts, however will proceed to reprimand them after every race.
“We’re going to be in a little bit of a wierd state of affairs the place after each single occasion Otmar [Szafnauer, Racing Point CEO] might be referred to as to the stewards, his brake ducts might be discovered much like what they had been and unchanged, and he’ll once more obtain a reprimand. So we face the prospect of 10 races, one thing like that, the place his automobiles might be reprimanded.
“It’s a little bit of a wierd state of affairs and I feel we want to have additionally a bit extra readability about that. I’m not essentially saying that they need to be excluded from the season however from a communication standpoint, to the followers, to the general public, explaining why a automotive continues to be considerably in breach as a result of it should obtain a reprimand however it’s OK to be a part of the championship and due to this fact to be eligible for factors, we expect it’s a bit awkward.”
Renault began the enchantment in opposition to Racing Level
Renault initiated the enchantment in opposition to Racing Level and had downside with their automobiles within the Styrian, Hungarian and British Grands Prix, in the course of the course of which they scored 14, 18 and two factors respectively.
In a while, Ferrari, Williams and McLaren additionally joined this marketing campaign by Renault. Lastly, FIA upheld the plea by Renault and deducted 15-points of Racing Level and fined them.
Nevertheless, Renault isn’t glad with the judgement and pushing for a harsher penalty. However, Racing Level is claiming non-guilty and transferring in opposition to the judgement.